New Horizons Sends Back New Images of Pluto’s Moons Nix and Hydra

Nix and Hydra, two of Pluto’s small moons, appear in glorious sharpness in close-up pictures released this week by a New Horizons team member. Nix and Hydra were discovered in 2005 – shortly before New Horizons launched in 2006 – by a team of astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. These moons are around [...] —> Read More